Website Safety Check for Chrome™

Website Safety Check for Chrome™

Check if the websites you search for are safe, even before you browse

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What is Website Safety Check for Chrome™?

"Website Safety Check for Chrome™" is a Chrome extension designed to enhance your online security by proactively screening websites and search terms for potential threats. It provides immediate visual cues to identify risky websites, alerts to phishing and scam attempts, and blocks access to malicious content. With real-time search suggestion analysis and unsafe website blocking features, the extension aims to protect users from the plethora of online dangers including spam, social engineering, and unwanted software installations. Integrated with Bing, it modifies search settings to prioritize safety, also requiring permissions for notifications and data modifications to effectively perform its security functions.

Stats
Users: 136,063
Rating: 4.77 (22)
Version: 1.0.0.2683 (Last updated: 2022-09-13)
Creation date: 2022-09-13
Risk impact: High risk impact
Risk likelihood: Low risk likelihood
Manifest version: 3
Overrides search engine: Yes
Permissions:
  • contextMenus
  • tabs
  • storage
  • cookies
  • webRequest
  • notifications
  • idle
  • scripting
  • alarms
Host permissions:
  • <all_urls>
Size: 256.00K
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Summary

With protection from threats like phishing, scams, and other dangers.

Figure out whether your search term will lead you on a dangerous path even before you search.

There are many dangers that lurk online: Scam websites that may look completely safe but will try to con you out of information or money. Spam content that will bombard you with unsolicited messages and notifications as you try to browse the web. Phishing scams that will use social engineering to cheat you and make you provide private information to shady 3rd parties. Malware is around many corners of the web and will try to install itself on your computer, sometimes without your knowledge.

Don't wait until it's too late, download Fire Shield now and add an extra layer of protection from all of these potential threats!

To demo the search prompt: Turn on the search suggestions Search for "torrents"

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Pros
  • Effective scam protection
  • Enhances browsing safety
  • Protection from viruses
Cons
    Most mentioned
    • Scam prevention
    • Virus protection
    • Ease of use
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    Safety
    Risk impact

    Website Safety Check for Chrome™ is risky to use as it requires a number of sensitive permissions that can potentially harm your browser and steal your data. Exercise caution when installing this extension. Review carefully before installing. We recommend that you only install Website Safety Check for Chrome™ if you trust the publisher.

    Risk likelihood

    Website Safety Check for Chrome™ has earned a fairly good reputation and likely can be trusted.

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